Category: Human Touch

Life is about relationships..

The Importance of Being Me

The definition of important: having serious meaning or worth; deserving or requiring serious attention. In today’s busy life, we often throw that word ‘important’ around loosely… there are so many important things we must attend to, important people we must listen to, important goals we must achieve to be what? Successful? Happy? Important too? I got to thinking today…Monday of…

The ‘Nannahood’ of Life…

It was only a few months ago that I wrote a letter to my unborn grandchild… seems so long ago now. So much has happened since then. It’s a weird experience, there’s no denying it. One day you’re a mother, as you’ve been for the past 27 years and the next, you’re welcoming into the world, the offspring of your…

Finding joy in the ordinary

Like many Australians, I’ve always adored the Hunters and Collectors song, Throw Your Arms Around Me… there’s a particular line in that song that is resonating with me at the moment. “Shed your skin and let’s get started.” That line could have a hundred different meanings for a thousand different people, but for me, right now, it’s taken on a…

Love Your Guts….

The past couple of years, I’ve found myself writing a reflective blog in January. It’s become a bit of a tradition now. Gone are the days where I put all of my hopes and dreams into one new year, declaring this is going to be it… “my year”. These days I am a little more practical. I know there will be highs,…

Letter to My Unborn Grandchild

It’s December 2015 and it’s only weeks away now before I get to meet you… For now, you’re safely cocooned in your Mumma’s belly. You’re hearing the sound of her voice and your Dad’s, constantly. You’re feeling the vibrations of the outside world through your loving parents. The sound of their voices, the energy of their everyday life is preparing you for…

Ronald McDonald House Celebrity Adventure Challenge

What’s it all about? It’s about challenging myself to change lives. I’m one of ten people in NSW who have been chosen to participate in a celebrity adventure fundraising challenge for Ronald McDonald House. It’s part of a TV series produced by Life Changing Adventures TV and will be screened nationally on Channel 7 in 2016. The show will feature celebrity host,…